3 must-have kitchen water gadgets you'll love

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1. Instant Hot Water Dispenser - This one device will change your entire kitchen routine for the better, instantly. At the touch of a button, enjoy scalding 200-degree water without waiting for the kettle to boil. This inexpensive time-saver serves up coffee, tea, hot cider or any hot drink - instantly. Forget the microwave...an instant hot water dispenser cooks hot cereals/baby food, blanche...
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Sewer lines... What a gas!

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Free-flowing and well-maintained sewer are one of the wonders of modern plumbing. But when a line is in trouble....well, it stinks. As full service plumber (commercial and residential), Allied Reddi-Rooter's skilled technicians can repair or replace damaged sewer lines that run between your home and the street. Line Maintenance – Who's Responsible? In almost all instances, the property owner Is re...
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Have you hugged your plumber lately?

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Let's take a trip in the Wayback Machine and consider how fragile good health was before modern plumbing. Water-bourne illnesses ran rampant...cholera, dysentery and internal parasites to name a few. During the Dark Ages, the Romans invented the earliest forms of plumbing. According to Wikipedia, "A system of thirteen Roman aqueducts provided the inhabitants of Rome with water of varying quality, ...
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Forget diamonds. Floor drains are a girl's best friend

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Square-shaped or pear-shaped, floor drains keep your home great shape. Truly a wonderful invention and a signature of thoughtful design, floor drains are highly sought after in basements, laundry rooms, garages, pool/shower areas, and even driveways.     Advantages of Floor Drains If you have ever worked in a garage or basement without a floor drain, you understand how much nicer life is...
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Clogged pipes? Allied’s “ICU” camera provides emergency insights into your blockage

It doesn't take much to clog a pipe – overzealous use of toilet paper, a washcloth, tree roots, and misplaced Matchbox cars are common culprits. Thanks to improvements in technology, today's plumbing professionals are able to use tiny, waterproof cameras to venture into your pipes and spy the cause of the clog as well as potential trouble spots in an entire drainage system. At Allied, we like to t...
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The grease trap trap... How not to fall into it.

Cincinnati has an impressive reputation as home to world class restaurants. And all restaurants, from Four-Star to Gold Star, have one thing in common: grease traps. With that in mind, this news item from Arizona caught our eye: Eateries Ignore Grease Trap Ordinance: Read article Grease waste: A slick operation Most people give grease traps little thought. But, well maintained traps (and thei...
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